Kyiv Lviv Kharkiv Odesa
June 17
10:00 AMLVIVKhrystyna Beregovska,Curator of the Hands for a Mom Charity Project, Doctor of Art History
Severyn Khobzey, Member of Lviv Oblast Council, Co-founder of the Project
Roman Shepyliak,Director of the International Cooperation Department of Lviv Oblast Military Administration
(all in person)

Why this is interesting:
Hands for a Mom, a final exhibition auction organized by a charity project of Ukrainian artists abroad, took place in Lviv on June 16.
Exhibitions by Ukrainian artists were presented in various countries of Europe within the framework of the project. The proceeds from sales of the works of art will be spent on providing prosthetics to women who lost their limbs due to shelling.

Current topics:
– How many countries has the exhibition visited?
– Project results: How much money was raised by selling the paintings?
– What is the role of art during the war?
11:00 AMLVIVYevhen Klopotenko, Chef, Vocational Education Reform Ambassador
Oleh Paska, Director of the Education and Science Department of Lviv Oblast Military Administration
Stepan Kuibida, Director of the Economic Policy Department of Lviv Oblast Military Administration
(all in person)
Current topics:
– Promoting vocational education – relevant and important manual worker specialties
– Most demanded worker specialties, admission rules, specific features of training
– Labor market during the war and after the victory
12:00 PMLVIVNino Katamadze, Georgian Singer and Composer
Nikoloz Rachveli, Georgian Composer and Conductor, UNICEF National Goodwill Ambassador in Georgia
Iolanta Pryshliak, Chair of the Board of the INSO-Lviv Orchestra
(all in person)
Why this is interesting:
On June 17 at 7:00 PM, Lviv National Philharmonic Society will host a charity concert where Nino Katamadze, a prominent Georgian singer, will perform. The INSO-Lviv Orchestra will join her on the stage. An online auction with a variety of lots, ranging from meetings with celebrities to authentic embroidered shirts and exclusive paintings, will take place on the Orchestra’s Facebook page during the concert.
Please follow the link to find out more about the lots and place a bet.
Also, Reverence to Ukraine by Nikoloz Rachveli, Georgian composer and conductor, UNICEF National Goodwill Ambassador in Georgia, will be performed during the concert in the Philharmonic Society for the first time.
All proceeds from ticket sales will be channeled to support Ukraine’s Armed Forces.
7:00 PMLVIVPRAVDA Orchestra will present its new program, featuring Taras Havryk, Pavlo Ilnytskyi, and David Meladze, at a concert to support Ukraine’s Armed Forces.

The concert will take place in Pravda Beer Theater.
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11:00 AMKYIVAndrii Ivko, First Deputy of Ukravtodor, Ukraine’s State Road Agency (in person)Key topic: The humanitarian aid from the Czech Republic, the commencement of a project at checkpoints, results of the road infrastructure reconstruction
1:30 PMKYIVSerhii Marchenko, Minister of Finance of Ukraine (in person)Key topics: Ukraine’s budget—proceeds and spending; core trends; assistance from foreign partners; potential tax hike
2:00 PMKYIVOleksandr Motuzianyk, the spokesperson of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine (in person)Current topic: The current situation on the frontline of the russo-Ukrainian war
2:30 PMKYIVAndrii Zahorodniuk, Chair of the Board of the Center for Defense Strategies, Minister of Defense of Ukraine (in 2019–2020); Alina Frolova, Deputy Chair of the CDS Board, Deputy Minister of Defense of Ukraine (2019–2020); Alexander Khara, foreign and security policy expert of the CDS, diplomat, Advisor to the Minister of Defense of Ukraine (2020)Current topic: Off-the-record expert meeting with journalists – results of the Ramstein-3 meeting and what to expect from the NATO summit.